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Genealogy Basics with Kevin Spire

  • 4000 Mills Civic Parkway | West Des Moines, IA 50265
  • Presented By: West Des Moines Public Library
  • Dates: October 11, 2022
  • Location: West Des Moines Public Library
  • Phone: 15152223407
  • Start/End Time: 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM
  • Price: Free
  • Overview

    As part of our Literacy series, we welcome you to join us for a discussion of Genealogy Basics, presented by Kevin Spire. This presentation will provide an overview and guidance in researching your genealogy project.  We’ll look at the essential research records, common problems and review paper versus computer organization.  While this program might be geared towards those beginning their genealogy research, more experienced folks may walk away with a few tips. 

    Kevin Spire is a genealogist with an Inspired passion to create Connections with the lives and stories of our ancestors.  As a native of the Midwest, Kevin has an abiding link with the people and area.  His lived experiences in rural and urban settings provide valuable insight to what first brought – and still brings – families to the Midwest to establish their deep roots and legacies.